Rovaniemi Airport Car Hire
Just a 25 minute journey across the river from the city of Rovaniemi, this is the third busiest airport in Finland after Helsinki and Oulu. There were 579,000 passengers using it in 2017. This is the 'official' airport of Santa Claus so, as you might expect, it is very busy in the winter season. The airport has seen a major upgrade over the last 20 years as passenger numbers have increased. Flights connect with several European destinations including connections to a few UK cities.
Where are the car hire desks at Rovaniemi airport?
The car hire rental desks are in the arrivals hall of Rovaniemi airport terminal building. Follow the signs through the baggage claim area. The cars are also parked at the airport which is very convenient as it means you do not have to take a shuttle bus to pick up your rental vehicle. If you are returning out of ours,you may need to leave the keys in a drop box at the service desk.
At Rovaniemi Airport
You have the choice of a couple of eateries at this airport and there is a wonderful gift shop where you can purchase a memento of your trip if you wish. If you have young children with you, they can even have a letter stamped with the special Santa Claus postmark whilst at the airport and then burn off some energy in the playroom.